Opening ceremony of the largest Duty Free shop in Europe


On December 2, 2010 Mainstream Communication & Consulting acted as a co-organizer of the opening ceremony of the largest Duty Free shop in Europe, located in the Terminal F of Boryspil Airport.

Performance of the string quartet «Asturia» opened the ceremony. Guests were offered refreshments after traditional cutting of the ribbon and welcoming speeches of officials. All the guests had the opportunity to visit the new Duty Free shop. The new shop is a joint venture of Ukrainian BF Group and German Gebr Heinemann Travel Retail. Its sales area occupies more than 700 sq m. ‘It is the largest Duty Free shop in Europe, even larger than in the airport of Frankfurt,’ said Oleksandr Shevchenko, General Director of BF&GH Travel Retail Ltd — a managing company of the Duty Free shop in the Terminal F.

Now after the passport control passengers will get to the departure hall where they can find cafes, a nursery, and stores with the world famous brands.